VAIGA 2023 -Developing Value Chain in Agriculture


The Department of Agriculture, Government of Kerala, India, organized the 6th Edition of VAIGA-2023-Developing Value Chain in Agriculture from 25th February to 2nd March at Thiruvananthapuram, the capital of Kerala, India. VAIGA 2023 is a mega event of the Department of Agriculture and an initiative for Agri growth in the state. It is at the forefront of developing and modernising the agriculture sector since 1908. The department works at the grassroots through Krishi Bhavans, guiding and supporting farmers via institutions like Vegetable & Fruit Promotion Council Kerala (VFPCK), State Horticulture Mission (SHM) Kerala, and Small Farmers Agri-Business Consortium (SFAC)... read more

International Conference on Trade and Marketing of Coconut Products


International Coconut Community (ICC) in association with the Government of India through Coconut Development Board (CDB) organized a two day International Conference on Trade and Marketing of Coconut Products, at Le Meridian Hyderabad, Telangana, India from 27-28 February in a hybrid mode. The theme of the Conference was: Global Coconut Industry – Cruising to the Pinnacle.

The general objective of organizing the conference was to Sharing of perspectives of industry and global players on current market trends, challenges, areas requiring future research, market prospects, strategies to sustain the development of this sector, and dissemination of knowledge as well... read more

Courtesy Meeting with H.E. Ambassador of the Republic of Fiji to the Government of Indonesia in the ICC Secretariat


The Ambassador of the Republic of Fiji to the Republic of Indonesia, H.E. Ambassador Amena Yauvoli and Mr. Isaac Grace, Counsellor, The Embassy of the Republic of Fiji in Jakarta visited ICC Secretariat, on 25 January 2023, as part of the exchange of activities between ICC and the related member country embassies in Jakarta, Indonesia over the years.
H. E. Ambassador Amena Yauvoli expressed his gratitude towards involving Fijian colleagues from the Ministry of Agriculture, who have participated in different ICC programs including the training course conducted during the pandemic. Ambassador Amena commended the commitment and leadership of the... read more